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eric harris - Senior Pastor
Eric Harris has been serving at North Pointe since March 2014. He has been blessed with a beautiful wife that has been serving alongside him all these years. She has specifically helped in organizing and leading the girls ministry where he has served.
Eric gave his life to the Lord when he was 8 years old and was called to the ministry at the age of 13. He has devoted his life to this calling and is passionate about seeing students lives being transformed by the love of Christ.
He married his high school sweetheart on January 7, 2006. They together have a beautiful 8 year old girl named Addy and 4 year old girl named Hallie.
Eric graduated from Mustang High School in 2004 and then from Oklahoma Baptist University in 2008 with a Bachelor's degree in Biblical Studies. He is currently working on his Master's in Interdisciplinary Studies which he will complete by the Fall of 2019.
matt blagg - worship leader/missions minister
Matt has served as North Pointe's worship leader/ missions minister since Feb 2009. He has a passion for encouraging Gods people, and connecting people with Christ. Matt says, "God is at work in and through North Pointe and I am grateful to be a part of something bigger than myself. It is nice to be a part of a team that thinks big, encourages excellence, and always keeps the "big picture" in mind. I consider myself blessed to serve with the wonderful people here!"
Matt is married to a lovely and talented woman named Karrie. They have three incredible children: Ethan 22, Emily 20, and Ella, 15. " Life is exciting and wonderful ..….. did I mention I am blessed?!", Matt says.
Prior to coming on staff at North Pointe, Matt traveled as a singer/songwriter for 18 years. If one is bored, they can find out more at www.mattblagg.com
Ian Riley - Youth Pastor
Ian Riley joined staff at North Pointe as the Youth Intern in February 2018. He is now serving as our Youth Pastor as of May 2019.
On April 2019 Ian married his fiancé Cassidy. They met at the University of Central Oklahoma's Baptist Collegiate Ministry and look forward to serving Christ together wherever they are. Ian graduated with a Bachelor's in English and a minor in Leadership in May 2019, and Cassidy is expecting to graduate in 2020 with a Bachelor's in Political Science.
"It is a blessing and honor to be serving the North Pointe family and community. I am wildly excited to continue to pursue Christ here, and to the ends of the Earth."
karrie blagg - elementary children’s director
Karrie joined our team as Minister to Children and Families K-6 in June 2019. Prior
to to coming on board at North Pointe, Karrie enjoyed a successful 18-year teaching
career in elementary public schools, private Christian Schools, and home schooling.
Karrie graduated from East Central University in Ada, Oklahoma with a degree in
Elementary Education and a Minor in Music.
Her gifts and passions is to teach and train young hearts to know the Love of Christ.
Karrie says “I am excited to join the wonderful team at North Pointe. We have so
many great opportunities ahead, and I look forward to partnering with parents and
families as we lead our children to a life of following Christ.”
Karrie is the wife of Matt Blagg, and the mother of three amazing children! She
loves being outdoors, flowers, animals, cooking, and making great memories and
taking trips with her family.
Emily harris - preschool children’s director
Emily Harris starting serving on staff in June of 2019, but has been a member of North Pointe since 2014. She has served in youth and children’s ministries as a volunteer alongside her husband, Eric, since they were in college. While volunteering, she coordinated many events such as VBS and youth girls ministry retreats. Emily’s heart’s passion is that her students know that they were created in God’s image, that He loves them, and that He has placed a calling on each of their lives.
Emily is married to her high school sweetheart, Eric Harris, who happens to be our pastor. They have two beautiful daughters, Addy (8) and Hallie (4). As a family, one of their favorite activities is to go camping!
Emily graduated high school in 2004 from Christian Heritage Academy and college from Oklahoma Baptist University in 2008, with a bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood and Elementary education. She has taught in both public and private schools for over 8 years and also had the opportunity to run her own in-home DHS certified daycare for a few years.
Emily feels blessed to be on staff at North Pointe. She is looking forward to seeing what God has in store for the children’s ministry and church.
Melissa Ritter - Office administrator
Tina Brawdy - Financial SECRETARY
Tina joined the North Pointe team in August of 2011. Tina and her husband have five children and seven grandchildren six boys and one girl. Tina plays an integral role in the day to day operation of the North Pointe Office. Tina loves God deeply and the joy of her life is to serve Him. She also enjoys spending time with her wonderful family, cooking amazing meals, and quilting.